Discover a variety of art materials while you explore and find your own personal artistic vision. This course will focus on different materials including collage, acrylic, found objects, each term while referring to diverse artistic styles and periods from modern to contemporary art. Students will discover new ways of creating through experimentation with imagery, line, shape, colour, texture and form using individual inspirations to create unique works of art. The program is perfect for the absolute beginner or those with more experience.
Mixed Media Explorations
TIME: 1:00 - 3:00PM
COURSE ID: 13325
TERM DATES: September 21st, 2020 - October 31st, 2020
Sandra Tarantino received a Bachelor of Fine Arts through the Ontario College of Art and Design and Bachelor of Education at Western University. She has actively participated in the artistic community as Founder and Director of C1 art space from 2004-2011 and Co-founding Director of AWOL Gallery and Studios from 1996-2012. She is a past recipient of the Ontario Arts Council’s Visual Artist Grant (2007, 2005, 2003), Exhibition Assistance Grant (2006, 2005) and Artist in Education Grant (from 2008 to 2012). Teaching all ages in a variety of media including mural creation, mixed media painting and ceramic sculpture, she currently teaches at Avenue Road Arts School and throughout GTA communities and schools with various arts organizations including VIBE Arts. Tarantino’s personal art practice incorporates elements of both painting and sculpture through shaped canvases, ceramic figurative pieces and other mixed media work, which are held in private and corporate collections across Canada, U.S.A and Europe. Visit www.sandratarantino.com.